Not having flood insurance can leave CUs and members underwater

By Joseph Luedke Senior Consultant – CUNA Mutual Group According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, flooding is the most frequent and costliest natural disaster in the United States. Despite this, and frightening statistics such as the fact that as little as one inch of water in an average-sized residence can cause more than $25,000 […]

Nominate a 2019 ‘Credit Union Rockstar’

Do you have a credit union colleague who displays exceptional creativity, innovation, and passion in their job? Credit Union Magazine is now accepting nominations for its seventh annual Credit Union Rock Stars program. Credit Union Rock Stars will be profiled in the September issue of Credit Union Magazine. Sponsored by Fiserv, Credit Union Rock Stars […]

CU professionals gain legal knowledge with online Juris Master Program

The FSU College of Law online Juris Master program in Financial Regulation is a 30-credit hour degree program is specifically designed for non-lawyers working in the financial industry. And credit union professions from CEOs to legal compliance specialists are taking advantage of that knowledge by gaining this online degree. In addition to gaining a strong […]

NCUA Board reschedules May meetings

The National Credit Union Administration Board has re-scheduled its May open and closed meetings, originally set for Thursday, May 16. Both meetings are now scheduled for Thursday, May 23. The open meeting will begin at 10 a.m. ET, and the closed meeting will follow immediately after the open meeting is concluded. The May open meeting, […]

CU Journal publishes Patrick La Pine’s Op-Ed on FL Banker’s comments

When Alex Sanchez, president and CEO of the Florida Banker’s Association, blasted credit unions on Fox News recently, LSCU’s President and CEO Patrick La Pine had a scathing rejoinder published in Florida publication Op-Eds. When Sanchez was quoted in the national Credit Union publication, Credit Union Journal, Patrick responded again, pointing out that Sanchez, who […]

JMFA webinar examines best practices for OD programs

A trusted LEVERAGE partner, John M. Floyd and Associates, will host a free webinar for credit union professionals, “Credit Union Best Practices for a Successful Overdraft Program,” on April 30. The one-hour webinar begins at 10 a.m. ET, and will be led by Cheryl Lawson, executive vice president of Compliance Review for JMFA. Cheryl serves […]